The perfect mash-up special needs a lot of things going in the right direction, and while the Family Guy/Simpsons crossover isn’t a flawless hour of television by any means, it met or surpassed the expectations I had going into it. It’s fun, it’s surprisingly grounded, and it lets us watch the rarity of the Simpson family earning true moral superiority.
Last spring, Once Upon A Time creators Edward Kitsis and Adam Horowitz began working with Disney to figure out a way to bring the wildly popular Frozen characters to the small screen. The plot takes the original characters from the franchise and reimagines them in the world Once Upon A Time has created.
Networks and subscription cable stations alike have begun to allow potential viewers to watch episodes of new shows early. Staying on trend, Starz has released not one but two brand new episodes of its new series Survivor’s Remorse. Watch them, here.
We know Bill Hader as one of the funniest and most successful cast members in the history of Saturday Night Live. Once upon a time, however, he was just the new guy on the long-running sketch comedy show. No one including Bill Hader was quite sure whether or not he’d even make it on the show, except apparently, Dan Aykroyd
Now that AMC has moved The Walking Dead spinoff project to pilot, more information about the potential series has emerged, and that comes in the form of a list of principal characters and some descriptions, which fill in some of the sizable blanks about this project. There are five characters listed, but it's definitely worth noting that there are only three different last names among them.
Ever wish that your toys would come to life? Last night's Saturday Night Live entertained such a scenario. Wait until you see what happens when this kid gets his wish for his toys to be alive...
Robots, personal drama, and a fair amount of spillage? Looks like a job for "The Caretaker!"
We hope everyone is still alive and okay after Fall TV’s first official premiere week. When you’re not catching up on broadcasts, head over to streaming for the best new options this week had to offer, including what I’m already calling one of the best shows of the year. Big talk.
NBC’s Saturday Night Live is set to kick off Season 40 this evening. To commence the anniversary year with momentum, NBC has big plans to air a classic episode from the SNL cannon at 10 p.m. EST tonight. It’s a trend that will continue throughout the year.
The era of the Saturday morning cartoon is officially over. This morning, The CW’s Vortexx programming block is airing episodes of Cubix, Sonic X, Dragon Ball Z and Kai, Digimon Fusion, Yu-Gi-Oh! and more for the very last time. Next week, The CW is parting with its animated block, signing on for One Magnificent Morning, a live-action block filled with educational shows for kids.
For anyone who doesn’t think Amazon Studios is capable of producing content as engaging as Netflix’s original series – or anything proper television networks put out there, for that matter – the service’s newest series Transparent will knock those perceptions right out of your minds. Two parts emotionally scattered drama and one part edgy comedy, this is a show that takes what could have been just a gimmicky plotline and spins it into something greater than its parts.
Is Fox's 'Sunday Funday,' the replacement for the (decade old) 'Animation Domination' block, destined to fail? Not just because of the lazy title for the new Sunday night schedule, because Mulaney, the last series in the new line-up, doesn't look like it will last. And if that is the case, the network probably won't leave Brooklyn Nine-Nine as the only live-action show in the block. Will we get the return of Animation Domination before the new year?
The pint-sized reality star rose to fame as a drunk loudmouth but has successfully rebranded herself as a sweet family woman, thanks to gigs on Snooki & Jwoww and Dancing with the Stars. We’ve kept up with weight loss and pregnancies, thanks to her numerous reality roles, and now it seems we’ll get the opportunity to head into the delivery room with Snooki and her husband Jionni LaValle via a live television appearance.
This week, Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment released the How I Met Your Mother: The Whole Story set. The DVD release encompasses the nine seasons the CBS comedy played out on air, as well as a bonus disc filled with several hours of extras. We take a look at the pros and cons.
Star Wars: The Clone Wars might have been canceled, but the stories are still coming from that galaxy far, far away. Find out about some of the tales still being developed, including four new viewable rough cut episodes.